Curtiss N-9, Production; Equipment, Airspeed Indicators; Burgess, General, Production. photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

"Air Speed Meter Nozzle - Burgess Installation N-9, General View Of Nozzle And Exposed Tubing." Close-up three-quarter left front view of right wing of a Curtiss N-9 seaplane license-built by the Burgess Company showing nozzle (Venturi tube) of the airspeed indicator installed on the forward center interplane strut. Circa 1916-1918, probably at the Burgess Company factory in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

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Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • World War, 1914-1918

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Unknown

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Date

Circa 1916-1918

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00188588

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